Lucid has no g++

Alan Pope alan at
Thu Feb 11 00:12:33 UTC 2010


G++ is not missing in lucid, the problem is that a previous run of
apt-get on your system barfed due to this bug:-

On 10 February 2010 19:40, Karl F. Larsen <klarsen1 at> wrote:
> E: dpkg was interrupted, you must manually run

^^^ this line means "a previous operation failed", i.e. the install barfed.

> 'sudo dpkg --configure -a' to correct the problem.

^^ this wont fix it in this case as there was an error in the package
which you updated earlier today.
> Too early for g++ on Lucid. Back to good old 9.04 where all my
> computing works.

Smart move :)

Lucid isn't ready yet.


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